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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 10.Understands how the industrial revolution, increasing immigration, the rapid expansion of slavery, and the westward movement changed American lives and led to regional tensions
  
Topics1. Settlement of the West, early 19th century; 2. Cultural diffusion, adaptation, and interaction; 3. Religion, belief systems, and values; 4. Role of women
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 4.Understands significant religious, cultural, and social changes in the American West (e.g., the degree to which political democracy influenced social and political conditions on the frontier, cultural characteristics of diverse groups, the impact of the Second Great Awakening and religious revivals on Mormon migration to the West, the lives of women in the West)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  changes in the American West
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands significant religious changes in the American West   
  2. Understands significant cultural changes in the American West   
  3. Understands significant social changes in the American West   
  4. Understands the degree to which political democracy influenced social conditions on the frontier    
  5. Understands the degree to which political democracy influenced political conditions on the frontier    
  6. Understands cultural characteristics of diverse groups in the American West   
  7. Understands the impact of the Second Great Awakening on Mormon migration to the West   
  8. Understands the impact of religious revivals on Mormon migration to the West   
  9. Understands the lives of women in the West   


Citation Log: BD(BE,96;​AE,109;​LE,101,103;​LI,94,103)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   NCHS: U.S. History, Expanded Edition
B   NCHS: Basic Edition
L   Lessons from History
N   NAEP: Framework 2006

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document